Unit

School Of Health Sciences

Introduction to PodiatryWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 400905.3

Discipline: PODIATRY

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 1

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Steven Walmsley


Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Podiatry specific - students will be participating in podiatry related knowledge and skills that apply to podiatric practice units and designed to be an integrated part of the suite of units where one unit builds upon the competencies that complement units in Year 2, 3 and 4.


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Autumn  Yes  Campbelltown Campus - DAY  Steven Walmsley  Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
The broad aim of this unit is to introduce the work of podiatrists in health care and explain the important role of podiatric services in the community. Students will develop basic skills in dealing with professional, legislative and health issues. The focus will primarily be on areas designed to prepare students for incorporating the clinical standards for infection control and general clinical assessment skills in preparation for competent and safe practice in clinical units.


Courses
4661.4Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Podiatric MedicineCONTINUING
4708.1Bachelor of Podiatric MedicineCURRENT
4709.1Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine (Honours)CURRENT




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